WEST COLUMBIA SKIN RASH TREATMENT
Do you have a skin rash that needs attention? Palmetto Dermatology in West Columbia is fully staffed with experienced dermatologists who can recommend an effective treatment for your skin rash. A thorough general dermatology exam by one of our board certified dermatologists is your first step towards getting the proper rash treatment you need. A skin rash can indicate a variety of skin conditions ranging from poison ivy to seborrheic dermatitis to rosacea to chicken pox or shingles. Our rash treatments include topical creams, oral medications and steroid injections based on your specific skin rash cause and symptoms. In some cases, your skin rash treatment will demand our more advanced solutions such as immune therapy. Palmetto Dermatology provides complete skin rash treatment for your entire family, whether it is eczema on your baby or psoriasis on a senior adult.
Symptoms of Skin Rash
Skin rash symptoms can vary significantly based on their specific cause. It is critical that you let a dermatologist at Palmetto Dermatology in West Columbia, SC examine your skin rash symptoms thoroughly. In general, a rash is an eruption of the skin that can appear on any part of the body. This uncomfortable skin irritation changes the color or texture of your skin and causes it to become red, bumpy, scaly, crusty or blistered. A skin rash can be very itchy or even painful. Men, women and children can experience symptoms of a skin rash. When someone in your family experiences these skin rash symptoms, come to our comprehensive dermatology practice in West Columbia.
CAUSES OF SKIN RASHES
Palmetto Dermatology can give you answers to what is causing your skin rash. A rash can be caused by a variety of factors. Some common causes of rashes include are:
- Allergies from foods, dyes, medicines, insect stings, or metals
- Bacterial or viral infections
- Fungal infections
- Exposure to sun (sunburn) or heat
- Other skin diseases such as eczema or acne